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Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-20-2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,296
Posted By saltywetman
Trd handling package that was available as a...

Trd handling package that was available as a dealer add-on at purchase for the 2020 model in the USA but left out in Canada

Pretty much made it a sport tech rs equivalent with brembos and Sachs...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-20-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,753
Posted By saltywetman
You can see in the north american spoiler it...

You can see in the north american spoiler it tapers a lot off towards the center compared to the JDM one. I thought it was just the angles but after seeing other pics, they definitely look different....
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-17-2022, 09:18 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,753
Posted By saltywetman
someone in the Canadian 86/frs/brz group posted...

someone in the Canadian 86/frs/brz group posted that he managed to score 1.9% financing for his 2022.

Found out the Toyota ducktail is different from the JDM GR aero ducktail it ain't worth the...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-17-2022, 03:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,296
Posted By saltywetman
Yup they love their hot hatches in UK. In North...

Yup they love their hot hatches in UK. In North America it's been those SUV's, trucks, and crossovers dominating the automotive market over past decade. Being RHD as well, austrailia and uk have much...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-17-2022, 01:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,296
Posted By saltywetman
I wouldn't say the US market is the biggest for...

I wouldn't say the US market is the biggest for the GR86. North american market still tends to favor the "mo powa" side of sports cars. Heck, by the end of the gen 1's run, the north american sales...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-16-2022, 02:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 811
Posted By saltywetman
I thought dust seals on bbk's were irrelevant...

I thought dust seals on bbk's were irrelevant since they tend to melt on the track anyways.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-16-2022, 01:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,296
Posted By saltywetman
I wouldn't hold my breath. GRMN yaris is 500 unit...

I wouldn't hold my breath. GRMN yaris is 500 unit limited model for only japan :( as much as I'd love to see it come overseas i highly doubt we'll see one in north america. It has a higher chance...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-12-2022, 12:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,219
Posted By saltywetman
i've heard the opposite - that the headers bolt...

i've heard the opposite - that the headers bolt right up. However, the bigger question is whether first gen headers provide improvements over the oem header. Car is still so new with many people...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-11-2022, 05:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,822
Posted By saltywetman
Debate as fruitless as ...

Debate as fruitless as
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oesOC7JvcwQ

Yet, I casted my vote. Manual iz d best. Booyakasha!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-10-2022, 11:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,411
Posted By saltywetman
Don't most third party bbk's use brackets between...

Don't most third party bbk's use brackets between the caliper and knuckle? Looking at the install manuals the PP Brembos and JDM TRD 4/2pot kits bolted directly onto the knuckle.

Wonder if this...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-09-2022, 11:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,411
Posted By saltywetman
yeah most gen 1 bbk's are compatible with the...

yeah most gen 1 bbk's are compatible with the gr86 but not the brz cuz of the knuckle.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-03-2022, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,136
Posted By saltywetman
curious if the usdm duckbill and fender vent trim...

curious if the usdm duckbill and fender vent trim addons are the same product as the JDM GR catalogue. It should be but the 2019 TRD SE aero kit had an inferior paint job on the aero pieces with...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 01-03-2022, 12:29 AM
Replies: 592
Views: 51,994
Posted By saltywetman
https://hypebeast.com/2021/12/initial-d-sequel-mf-...

https://hypebeast.com/2021/12/initial-d-sequel-mf-ghost-anime-leaks-surface-info

Well, if this anime becomes super popular like initial d, perhaps the first gens will become highly sought after...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-31-2021, 12:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,344
Posted By saltywetman
why opt for oil based undercoats (which makes...

why opt for oil based undercoats (which makes working on suspension/brakes an absolutely messy nightmare) vs wax based coats? Wax based coats are more durable, last longer, and do not gunk everything...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-31-2021, 12:42 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 20,498
Posted By saltywetman
Haven't seen any listings for the super catalyzer...

Haven't seen any listings for the super catalyzer exhaust manifold + N1 for the zn/zc8. is that video using the first gen system meaning everything bolts up?
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-30-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,625
Posted By saltywetman
yeah, I think i've only read a post by a member...

yeah, I think i've only read a post by a member on here a while back that his dealership was able to import jdm stuff in for him which was the only reason I didn't use the word never. I don't think a...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 12-28-2021, 04:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,015
Posted By saltywetman
if you don't want loud strike any invidia off...

if you don't want loud strike any invidia off your list. even their quiet q series gets loud later on from the experiences of local group members
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-27-2021, 02:42 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 54,190
Posted By saltywetman
blame manufacturers of these giant cars who don't...

blame manufacturers of these giant cars who don't bother with wide angle side mirrors. Heck you can easily miss lower vehicles even if you do shoulder check!
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-26-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,008
Posted By saltywetman
BRZ at least in Canada has always been the better...

BRZ at least in Canada has always been the better value after scion was axed. The Toyota GT trim tend to cost as much or more than the sport tech rs trim while lacking expensive upgrades such as OEM...
Forum: Software Tuning 12-26-2021, 01:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By saltywetman
I agree that ecutek is the better platform but...

I agree that ecutek is the better platform but for light tuning like just for headers ecutek seems like overkill
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-25-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By saltywetman
He was asking for the dynochart comparison of the...

He was asking for the dynochart comparison of the fa20 with OEM header + tune vs fa20 with the 2.4l header + tune so both are with the fa20 engine where tuning software/hardware is available
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-25-2021, 03:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,625
Posted By saltywetman
I'd say most of the north american dealerships...

I'd say most of the north american dealerships won't import JDM goods over for you and would use the excuse that the products have not been tested in North America. Your options are usually limited...
Forum: Software Tuning 12-25-2021, 02:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By saltywetman
OFT for 2nd gen... Any rumors/whispers regarding possible support?

What are the chances Shiv will return to support the 2nd gen with oft for a few years. I know they left a bit of sour taste for some people the way they just bailed as soon as the hype died down for...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-19-2021, 12:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,437
Posted By saltywetman
aesthetics are subjective. some people hated the...

aesthetics are subjective. some people hated the looks of the first gen with the mouthguard front of the brz to the angry frog face of the kouki 86 and finds the second gen looking more "sporty". I...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-15-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,996
Posted By saltywetman
People are completely forgetting that this car is...

People are completely forgetting that this car is a throwback to the ae86. Which was a cheap accessible lightweight na rwd coupe that people can mod to their hearts content. Factory FI will never be...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-14-2021, 09:27 PM
Replies: 592
Views: 51,994
Posted By saltywetman
The first gens were def a passion project and was...

The first gens were def a passion project and was a very well recieved and a success (at least in its initial few years of sales). Then the facelift added a bit of refinement, and now the second gens...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-14-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 592
Views: 51,994
Posted By saltywetman
aside from your supercharger, it's likely your...

aside from your supercharger, it's likely your brakes, ohlins, wheels + rubber, and exhaust (although you likely may not want to use the header would be transferrable over to the second gen. After...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 12-13-2021, 11:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,703
Posted By saltywetman
the fa24 in second gen is essentially a bored out...

the fa24 in second gen is essentially a bored out fa20 correct? if so, barring clearance from changes with suspension arms the header, op, etc may bolt right up! I'd be tempted to get a second gen if...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 12-11-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,625
Posted By saltywetman
Has Japan gotten stricter over the years as far...

Has Japan gotten stricter over the years as far as emissions go? Could be the reason we no longer see even catbacks offered from OEM performance branches. Only so much you can milk on...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 12-10-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,025
Posted By saltywetman
I got it also as a dealer add-on for a roomier...

I got it also as a dealer add-on for a roomier engine bay. Aware there is no real gain with the TRD but it's also not worse than stock. At least it's insulated from engine bay heat unlike some of the...
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